Lots 177 - 226, Catalogue of Auction #72 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
177  83P5
1867, Washington, 3c rose, "C" grill, horizontal imperforated pair plate proofs printed on stamp paper, beautiful margins, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, PF certificate, C.v. $1,750
800.00
178 **   398a
1913, Panama-Pacific Exposition issue, 2c carmine lake, color variety, full OG, NH, fine and sound exemplar, Weiss certificate, C.v. $2,500
750.00
179 **   578-79
1923, Franklin 1c green, Washington 2c carmine, complete set of two, perforation 11x10, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $310
100.00
180 **   581-91
1923-26, regular issue, 1c-10c, complete set of 11, perforation 10, nice offset on 5c stamp, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $402
Click here to see offset on 5c stamp
150.00
181 **   599A
1929, Washington 2c carmine, type II, pair of coil stamps perforated 10 vertically, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $425
200.00
182 **   832a
1938, Presidential issue, $1 purple and black, vertical pair imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF, PSE certificate for block of four (this one is right pair), C.v. $1,200
600.00
183 **   1055d
1954, Jefferson 2c carmine rose, horizontal imperforated pair of coil stamps, full original shiny gum, NH, VF, C.v. $450
150.00
184 **   1125a
1959, San Martin 4c blue, left margin horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, left perforation shifted to the right and going through "a" at "Champion" and "i" at "United", full OG, NH, VF, only 20 pairs reported, C.v. $900
300.00
185 **   1384b
1969, Christmas, 6c multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, fresh and choice, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $750
300.00
186 **   1541b
1974, Minerals, 10k multicolored, top sheet margin se-tenant block of four with light blue and yellow omitted, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,250
400.00
187 **   1555a
1975, D. W. Griffith, 10c multicolored, brown (engraved) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, PSE certificate, C.v. $475
200.00
188 **   1556b
1975, "Pioneer 10" Passing Jupiter, 10c multicolored, left sheet margin single with dark blue (engraved) omitted, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500
200.00
189 **   1578c
1975, Banking and Commerce issue, 10c multicolored, left sheet margin horizontal se-tenant pair, brown, blue and yellow lithographed colors omitted, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, a common pair is added for comparison, C.v. $2,000
750.00
190 **   1687i
1976, Declaration of Independence, 18c multicolored, souvenir sheet of five, denomination omitted on "d" variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $425
200.00
191 **   1689t
1976, Washington Reviewing Army at Valley Forge, 31c multicolored, souvenir sheet of five, denomination omitted on "d" variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500
200.00
192 **   1689 var
1976, Washington Reviewing Army at Valley Forge, 31c multicolored, souvenir sheet of five, perforation is strongly shifted to the top, leaving four stamps without denomination, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
250.00
193 **   1786b
1979, Endangered Flowers, 15c multicolored, top right imperforated se-tenant block of four with ZIP, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200++
100.00
194 **   1800a
1979, Christmas, Gingerbread Santa Claus, 15c multicolored, green and yellow colors omitted, black is misaligned as always, usual centering, full OG, NH, fine, a common stamp is added for comparison, C.v. $450
200.00
195 **   1800b
1979, Christmas, Gingerbread Santa Claus, 15c multicolored, right margin single with green, yellow and brown colors omitted, black one is misplaced as always, usual centering, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $400
150.00
196 **   1830b
1980, Coral Reef, 15c multicolored, bottom sheet margin imperforated se-tenant block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $375
150.00
197 **   1830d
1980, Coral Reef, 15c multicolored, se-tenant block of four with blind horizontal perforation, imperforated vertically, full OG, NH, VF and rare, only four blocks recorded by Datz, PF certificate, C.v. $2,750
1000.00
198 **   2024a
1982, Ponce De Leon, 20c multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, left stamp with a spot of scratched gum, fresh quality otherwise, full OG, NH, VF appearance, C.v. $425
75.00
199 **   2031a
1983, Science and Industry, 20c multicolored, black engraved color omitted, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is included for comparison, C.v. $1,000
350.00
200 **   2145b
1985, AMERIPEX, (22c) multicolored, red and black colors omitted with only traces of blue presented, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, PSE certificate, the stamp is listed, but has no price in Scott or Datz Cat.
250.00
201 **   2427b
1989, Christmas, Madonna and Child, 25c multicolored, left sheet margin single with red (litho) color omitted, edge showing omitted red control stripe also, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, C.v. $450
200.00
202 **   2506 var
1990, Micronesia, (25c) multicolored, single stamp with black color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, Datz reported 20 single stamps with this error, PF certificate, Datz C.v. $750
100.00
203 **   2515a
1990, Greetings, 25c multicolored, top sheet margin vertical strip of three imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, PF certificate, C.v. $700 for vertical pair
250.00
204 **   2561a
1991, District of Columbia, (29c) multicolored, black engraved color omitted, plate No.1212 bottom left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $340++
150.00
205 **   2567b
1991, Jan E. Matzeliger, 29c multicolored, vertical pair imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $750
250.00
206 **   2579a
1991, Christmas, (29c) multicolored, bottom left corner margin (ZIP) horizontal strip of three, imperforated vertically, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $175 for horizontal pair
75.00
207 **   2579b
1991, Christmas, (29c) multicolored, left sheet margin block of four, imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF, APEX certificate, C.v. $700 as two pairs
200.00
208 **   2872e
1994, Christmas, Stocking, 29c multicolored, block of four contains two vertical pairs imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, this variety is listed, but has no price in Scott or Datz Cat.
300.00
209 **   3007d
1995, Christmas issue, bottom sheet margin imperforated se-tenant block of four, full OG, NH, VF, APEX certificate, C.v. $350
150.00
210 **   3068u
1996, Atlanta Summer Olympic Games, 32c multicolored, imperforated se-tenant pane of 20, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $700
400.00
211 **   3557a
2002, Langston Hughes, 34c multicolored, self-adhesive top sheet margin vertical pair with die cutting omitted, NH, VF, C.v. $850
300.00
212 **   C3

Air Post stamps

1918, Curtiss Jenny, 24c carmine rose and blue, central line block of four, full OG, NH and fine, C.v. $560 as four singles
150.00
213 **   C6
1923, DeHavilland Biplane, 24c carmine, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $520 as four singles
200.00
214  C35a
1947, Statue of Liberty and View of New York, 15c bright blue green on light blue paper, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, usually centered to the top, full OG, LH, fine and very scarce, PF certificate, C.v. $1,900
500.00
215 **   C86a
1973, Electronics Progress, 11c multicolored, top sheet margin single with vermilion and olive (litho) omitted, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $800
300.00
216 **   C150a
2012, View of Lancaster County, PA, $1.05 multicolored, bottom left corner sheet margin plate No.S11111 block of four, die cutting omitted on front, perfect quality, backing paper intact, VF, C.v. $1,600++
750.00
217 **   O135a

Official Mail

1983, American Eagle, 20c red, blue and black, imperforated pair of coil stamps, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, PSE certificate, C.v. $1,000
300.00
218 **   O141a
1988, American Eagle, 25(c) red, blue and black, imperforated pair of coil stamps, enlarged margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,000
300.00
219 **   TD107c, TD109b

Test stamps

1962-80, "For Testing Purposes Only", black on gray paper, imperforated horizontal pair of coil stamps; and green on white paper, top sheet margin vertical strip of three, imperforated horizontally, full OG,NH, VF, C.v. $450 for two pairs
200.00
220 (*)   87L7

Local stamps
Hussey's Post

1858, (1c) rose red, complete sheet of 46, bottom row is sideways and forming six couche, unused, no gum, fresh and VF, PF certificate, C.v. $350
200.00
221 **   136L4

Swarts' City Dispatch Post

1849, Zachary Taylor, (2c) red, complete sheet of 25, stone 2, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $600 as hinged
400.00
222 **   136L4
1849, Zachary Taylor, (2c) red, complete sheet of 25, stone 4, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $600 as hinged
400.00
223 **   56a

Canal Zone

1920, Cordoba, reading up double black overprint "Canal Zone" on 2c orange vermilion and black, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, only 100 stamps were printed, C.v. $550
250.00
224 **   81
1924, Lincoln Memorial, black two-line overprint "Canal Zone" on $1 violet brown, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,600 as four singles
750.00
225    UY2

Hawaii
Paid Reply Postal Stationery Cards

1883, View of Diamond Head, 2c+2c dark blue, printed on white cardboard, unsevered, slightly rounded corners, still fresh, unused, VF, C.v. $450
200.00
226    UY3
1889, Queen Liliuokalani, 1c+1c gray violet, printed on buff cardboard, unsevered, natural paper inclusion on the reply part, fresh, unused, VF, C.v. $450
200.00